[UPDATED] ReverbNation and Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. have announced a three-year agreement starting with "The World's Largest Music Festival", Summerfest 2015. The newly formed alliance means ReverbNation will serve as the exclusive online submission platform for musicians who seek to perform at the festival. Summerfest draws over 900,000 people globally with 800+ acts executing more than 1,000 performances over the festival's 11 day span. Artists seeking a performance opportunity at Summerfest 2015 can submit NOW through March 31, 2015 for FREE at www.ReverbNation.com
“Summerfest is committed to providing opportunities for musicians from across the world to experience performing at ‘The World’s Largest Music Festival’,” said John Boler, Chief Marketing Officer, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. “Our new relationship with ReverbNation will help further this effort and allow us to provide fans with the best and most diverse live music experiences possible.”
ReverbNation prides themselves on providing over 3.8 million artists with quality opportunities and tools to take their career to the next level. Their mission coupled with their unique curation ability makes them the perfect fit for Summerfest who aims to source only the best new artists and creative musical talent.
"It's always been our mission at ReverbNation to provide Artists access to premier opportunities like Summerfest," said Mike Doernberg, CEO of ReverbNation. "ReverbNation has long sought to remove application fees from the opportunity submission process. To achieve this goal, and in keeping with our Artists First mission, we worked with Summerfest to make free submissions a core component of our relationship.”
Summerfest 2015 will take place June 24 - 28 and June 30 – July 5 from Noon until Midnight and will be closed Monday, June 29. For more information on this years festival, visit www.Summerfest.com, www.Facebook.com/summerfest or Twitter: @Summerfest.